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Sri Lanka: a godforsaken 'Disneyland'? [Video]

Tue, 30 December 2014 23:42

(NIDAHASA News) "Why my parents gave me birth into this godforsaken 'Disneyland'?" an emotional Jagath Manuwarna broke down to tear in a press conference yesterday; he was among the artists who were attacked on Monday (29) during a street campaign in Kurunegala.



Hundreds of activists gather to say they want "No More July"

Thu, 24 July 2014 22:50

(NIDAHASA News) "Racism is a butchery where the butcher satisfies us using our own flesh", a young artist expressed his view in an event held in Colombo to commemorate the black July of 1983.



Sanjaya: a brave fighter with rare human qualities

Thu, 22 May 2014 09:55

Second Edition(NIDAHASA News) Journalist and activist Sanjaya Senanayake passed away on Wednesday (21).



Sri Lanka Bans Film Festival Organized by French Embassy; CID Questions Film Producers

Sun, 14 July 2013 21:11

Second Edition(NIDAHASA News) Sri Lanka authorities have suspend a film festival organized by the French embassy in Colombo over screening a local film which claim to be critical towards Sri Lanka military forces.



Titus Thotawatte No More

Tue, 18 October 2011 05:01

(NIDAHASA News) Renowned filmmaker and TV personality Titus Thotawatte passed away on Saturday (15), aged 82 years.



Veteran Actor Joe Abeywickrama No More

Thu, 22 September 2011 12:23

(NIDAHASA News ) Veteran Actor Joe Abeywickrama has passed away at the age of 78.



Veteran Sinhala Writer K. Jayathilaka No More

Thu, 15 September 2011 11:33

(NIDAHASA News) Veteran Sinhala writer and poet K. Jayathilaka has passed away on yesterday (14) at the age of 86.



Sri Lankan Filmmaker Sanjeewa Pushpakumara Bags Best Director Award at IFF

Tue, 19 July 2011 12:08

(NIDAHASA News) Sri Lankan filmmaker Sanjeewa Pushpakumara has awarded best director in the ‘New Territories’ competition section of the International Film Festival (IFF) Kinoforum in Russia.



Popular Sinhala scholar Arisen Ahubudu Passes Away

Thu, 26 May 2011 07:44

(NIDAHASA News) Popular Sinhala scholar, author and playwright Kalasuri Arisen Ahubudu passed away today (26) afternoon at the age of 91.



Filmmaker Timothy Weeraratne No More

Wed, 20 April 2011 03:44

(NIDAHASA News) Popular filmmaker Timothy Weeraratne passed away yesterday (19) night after brief illness.



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